Lot 53: ANTIQUE 1856 HC Odd Fellows Text Book
Antique & Collectible Books-Art-Paper Civil War, Antique Reference, Outsider & Harper's Weekly Art, etc
December 1, 2016
Edgewater, FL, USA
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Description: ANTIQUE 1856 Illustrated Hardcover Of Odd-Fellows Text-Book. "The Odd-Fellows' Text Book: an Elucidation of the Theory of Odd-Fellowship Embracing a Detail of the System in all it's Branches with Forms Ceremonies and Odes with Music for Important Occasions & a Manual of Practice for the Guidance of Officers & Lodges." by Paschal Donaldson. HARDCOVER. 1856 Moss & Brother 10th Edition, 1st printing; w/ Date: "1856" on Title page & "Entered according to Act of Congress...1851" & no additional printings on copyright page. Exactly as shown in the listing scan(s). Nice Collectible Decorated hardcover copy. "An elucidation of the theory of Odd-Fellowship; embracing a detail of the order in all its branches; with forms, ceremonies, funeral services, and odes. With music, and a manual of practice for the guidance of officers and lodges, together with an alphabetical table of proper biblical names and their signification. Illustrated with elegant illustrative engravings." Illustrated with colored frontis & B&W plates. Scattered foxing throughout book especially where paper items had/have been left between pages/plates have damp staining or foxing of varying degree/previous owner's signature stamp 1st two blank end papers/some interior signatures sprung. Binding Exterior; Spine repaired with red binder's tape/covers worn but blind stamped design & gilt decoration to front cover visible. Overall Condition is Fair only. NO REMAINDER MARK; NOT X-LIBRARY. NO DJ AS ISSUED. ALL ITEMS ARE GUARANTEED TO BE ACCURATELY DESCRIBED, NOT DEFECTIVE, & GENUINE. PLEASE NOTE: We do all our own shipping. We will combine shipping on multiple items, where possible to save the wining bidder on shipping costs. Shipping will be added to winning bidder's invoice for item(s) won. Media Mail postage from USPS will be used for shipping in the United States for those items allowed. Lowest alternative cost shipping will be billed for items not allowed by USPS to be shipped by Media Mail. Foreign winning bidders will pay postage based on their countries small/medium/large Flat Rate box postage rates & weight of the package. Other types of postage are available at added expense at the bidders request. You also agree to pay any applicable taxes and/or customs/import duties. A Tracking Number will be provided to buyer. Insurance is mandatory on packages over $100 USD and will be added to postage charges when applicable.
Condition Report: Acceptable Condition